BOAJ Ophthalmology is a peer-reviewed, online, open access journal. The journal publishes research articles, review articles and clinical studies that have great relevance for research and sharing of knowledge in the domain of ophthalmology. Researchers, doctors and specialists working in the field of ophthalmology can submit their findings, research studies and experiences for publication at BOAJ Ophthalmology.
The eye is one of the most sensitive organs of the body. It records and transfers the images to the brain for evaluation and assessment. The eye and brain coordination helps to perform normal life activities like movement, search, observation and understanding. The role of the ophthalmologist is crucial for diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions. There are a multitude of diseases and conditions associated with the eyes. Most important being blindness, cataracts, macular degeneration and glaucoma. A timely visit to the ophthalmologist could save the patient from the danger of losing eye sight, and the right treatment would help in keeping the eyes healthy for long.